The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 34 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Retail 350 332 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.25% 5.16% 6.18%
As % of the General category 16.34% 13.42% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 259 199 245
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Retail
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2142 2474 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.27% 38.47% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1945 2113
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region.

Retail Salary Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the North West

Retail
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 258 £45,000 +20.00% 45
Cheshire -5 39 £35,750 -20.55% 7
Lancashire +20 26 £42,500 +7.59% 6
Merseyside +1 10 £39,000 -13.33% 3
Cumbria - 4 - -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Retail.

1 212 (33.76%) Finance
2 178 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (19.11%) Project Management
3 120 (19.11%) E-Commerce
4 119 (18.95%) SQL
5 112 (17.83%) Degree
6 100 (15.92%) HTML
7 96 (15.29%) Manufacturing
8 93 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 91 (14.49%) CSS
10 85 (13.54%) Banking
11 82 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
12 81 (12.90%) JavaScript
12 81 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 69 (10.99%) Scrum
14 67 (10.67%) SAP
15 64 (10.19%) XML
15 64 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 63 (10.03%) Windows
16 63 (10.03%) .NET
17 61 (9.71%) TDD
18 59 (9.39%) ITIL
18 59 (9.39%) PRINCE2
19 58 (9.24%) SQL Server
19 58 (9.24%) Publishing
20 54 (8.60%) MS Excel
21 53 (8.44%) Oracle
21 53 (8.44%) Analytics
22 52 (8.28%) jQuery
23 50 (7.96%) Java

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (6.85%) WebSphere
2 31 (4.94%) SAS
3 20 (3.18%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.71%) CMS
6 8 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (0.96%) IIS
8 6 (0.96%) JBoss
8 6 (0.96%) WebSphere Portal
9 5 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.48%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.32%) Apache
12 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.30%) MS Project
3 14 (2.23%) MS Office
4 7 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.11%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.80%) SPSS
6 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.48%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
8 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (4.30%) Magento
2 12 (1.91%) SAP SD
3 8 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.27%) SAP PP
4 7 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.11%) SAP CO
4 7 (1.11%) SAP FI
4 7 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.80%) SAP PM
6 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.64%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.48%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.32%) BASE24
8 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.16%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.71%) Adobe Analytics
3 15 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.91%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) Office 365
6 2 (0.32%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) AdWords
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.71%) FTP
2 11 (1.75%) Firewall
3 6 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (0.80%) LAN
4 5 (0.80%) VoIP
5 4 (0.64%) DNS
5 4 (0.64%) SAN
5 4 (0.64%) WAN
6 3 (0.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.32%) DHCP
7 2 (0.32%) HTTP
7 2 (0.32%) MPLS
7 2 (0.32%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.87%) Big Data
3 18 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (2.23%) DB2
4 14 (2.23%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.96%) MySQL
8 6 (0.96%) QlikView
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.80%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (0.48%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 41 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (3.98%) JIRA
3 22 (3.50%) LSMW
4 21 (3.34%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.71%) Subversion
6 9 (1.43%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.80%) MSI
8 5 (0.80%) Wise Package Studio
9 4 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.48%) Ant
10 3 (0.48%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.48%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.48%) JUnit
10 3 (0.48%) MSTest
10 3 (0.48%) Selenium
11 2 (0.32%) Firebug
11 2 (0.32%) Grunt
11 2 (0.32%) MorphX
General
1 212 (33.76%) Finance
2 96 (15.29%) Manufacturing
3 85 (13.54%) Banking
4 58 (9.24%) Publishing
5 43 (6.85%) Marketing
6 28 (4.46%) Billing
7 20 (3.18%) Games
8 18 (2.87%) Telecoms
9 16 (2.55%) Aerospace
10 14 (2.23%) Local Government
11 12 (1.91%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.96%) Electronics
12 6 (0.96%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.64%) Advertising
13 4 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.64%) Legal
14 3 (0.48%) Automotive
14 3 (0.48%) Back Office
15 2 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (23.57%) Analyst
2 101 (16.08%) Developer
3 66 (10.51%) Consultant
4 65 (10.35%) Project Manager
5 52 (8.28%) Business Analyst
6 46 (7.32%) SAP Consultant
7 38 (6.05%) Graduate
8 37 (5.89%) IT Manager
9 34 (5.41%) Logistics Consultant
9 34 (5.41%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 25 (3.98%) C# Developer
10 25 (3.98%) Test Analyst
11 23 (3.66%) SAP SD Consultant
11 23 (3.66%) Senior Developer
12 22 (3.50%) .NET Developer
12 22 (3.50%) Senior Manager
13 21 (3.34%) SAP MM Consultant
13 21 (3.34%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
14 20 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (15.92%) HTML
2 91 (14.49%) CSS
3 64 (10.19%) XML
4 63 (10.03%) .NET
5 52 (8.28%) jQuery
6 49 (7.80%) HTML5
7 39 (6.21%) JSON
8 38 (6.05%) EDI
9 31 (4.94%) AngularJS
9 31 (4.94%) CSS3
9 31 (4.94%) WCF
10 26 (4.14%) ASP.NET
11 22 (3.50%) REST
12 21 (3.34%) Web Services
13 20 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (2.87%) Ajax
14 18 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (2.55%) Entity Framework
15 16 (2.55%) RESTful
15 16 (2.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 25 (3.98%) User Experience
4 19 (3.03%) iPad
5 18 (2.87%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.55%) Life Science
7 15 (2.39%) EPoS
8 14 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.91%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.75%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.59%) FMCG
11 10 (1.59%) Statistics
12 9 (1.43%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.27%) Economics
13 8 (1.27%) Physics
14 7 (1.11%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.11%) Psychology
14 7 (1.11%) Social Media
15 5 (0.80%) TRADACOMS
15 5 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (10.03%) Windows
2 34 (5.41%) Linux
3 19 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.07%) Unix
5 10 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.27%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.96%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.96%) Windows 2000
9 5 (0.80%) Android
9 5 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.80%) CentOS
9 5 (0.80%) Windows NT
9 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) AIX
11 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (19.11%) E-Commerce
2 120 (19.11%) Project Management
3 81 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (10.99%) Scrum
5 64 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 61 (9.71%) TDD
7 59 (9.39%) ITIL
7 59 (9.39%) PRINCE2
8 53 (8.44%) Analytics
9 49 (7.80%) BDD
10 47 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (7.48%) Logistics
11 46 (7.32%) Integration Testing
12 45 (7.17%) Business Analysis
13 44 (7.01%) SDLC
14 43 (6.85%) MVC
15 36 (5.73%) Risk Management
16 32 (5.10%) Project Planning
17 31 (4.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (18.95%) SQL
2 81 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 50 (7.96%) Java
4 48 (7.64%) C#
5 41 (6.53%) T-SQL
6 35 (5.57%) ABAP
7 17 (2.71%) PHP
7 17 (2.71%) PL/SQL
8 10 (1.59%) Python
9 9 (1.43%) XPath
10 8 (1.27%) C++
11 6 (0.96%) VBA
12 5 (0.80%) C
12 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.80%) VB
12 5 (0.80%) VBScript
13 3 (0.48%) Jython
13 3 (0.48%) X++
14 2 (0.32%) R
14 2 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 112 (17.83%) Degree
2 19 (3.03%) ISEB
3 15 (2.39%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.43%) APMP
6 9 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.11%) CISM
7 7 (1.11%) CISSP
8 6 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.64%) CCNA
10 4 (0.64%) CISA
10 4 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.64%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.48%) PhD
11 3 (0.48%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.48%) PMP
11 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.98%) QA
2 20 (3.18%) SLA
3 19 (3.03%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.48%) Basel III
6 3 (0.48%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.32%) COBIT
7 2 (0.32%) COSO
8 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.80%) XenApp
4 3 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.32%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.32%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (2.71%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (0.80%) AppDNA
2 5 (0.80%) SCCM
3 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 93 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.67%) SAP
3 53 (8.44%) Oracle
4 47 (7.48%) IBM
5 30 (4.78%) Google
6 21 (3.34%) Adobe
7 20 (3.18%) HP
8 19 (3.03%) ATG
9 18 (2.87%) VMware
10 17 (2.71%) hybris
11 6 (0.96%) Cisco
11 6 (0.96%) Teradata
12 5 (0.80%) AppSense
12 5 (0.80%) BMC
12 5 (0.80%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.80%) Citrix
12 5 (0.80%) GFI Software
12 5 (0.80%) Juniper
12 5 (0.80%) Tableau
13 4 (0.64%) Cognizant
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,000 Car Allowance, 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + plus great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
CDL
Salary: From £27,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 21 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Matalan
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago